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triphibian

noun tri·phib·i·an \(ˈ)trī¦fibēən\

Definition of triphibian

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a person and especially a military commander who is triphibian

  2. 2 :  a triphibian airplane

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Origin and Etymology of triphibian

tri- + -phibian (as in amphibian, noun)


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triphibian

adjective tri·phib·i·an \"\

Definition of triphibian

  1. 1a :  adept at war alike on land, at sea, and in the air b :  designed for or equipped to operate from land, water, snow, or ice as well as in the air a triphibian airplane

  2. 2 :  triphibious 1 a triphibian military operation

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Origin and Etymology of triphibian

tri- + -phibian (as in amphibian, adjective)


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